Review: could Lasix cause Back pain?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 94,417 people who take Lasix. Among them, 2,718 have Back pain. See who they are, when they have Back pain and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>
Lasix (latest outcomes from 95,233 users) has active ingredients of furosemide. It is often used in fluid retention, swelling. Commonly reported side effects of Lasix include dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, weakness, acupuncture and pain, nausea.
Back pain (latest reports from 649,057 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 94,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Lasix. Among them, 2,718 people (2.88%) have Back Pain.
Time on Lasix when people have Back pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Back pain||60.23%||9.09%||5.68%||7.95%||11.36%||1.14%||4.55% |
Gender of people who have Back pain when taking Lasix * :
|Back pain||62.36%||37.64% |
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Lasix * :
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.33%||1.55%||3.52%||12.11%||22.70%||59.80% |
Severity of Back pain when taking Lasix ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Back pain||0.00%||60.00%||40.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Back pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (251 people, 9.23%)
- Hypertension (213 people, 7.84%)
- Pain (211 people, 7.76%)
- Osteoporosis (189 people, 6.95%)
- Depression (155 people, 5.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (876 people, 32.23%)
- Zometa (666 people, 24.50%)
- Coumadin (661 people, 24.32%)
- Aredia (502 people, 18.47%)
- Digoxin (456 people, 16.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Related topic: Lasix, Back pain
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Lasix (furosemide) is often used for fluid retention. Find out below the conditions Lasix is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Lasix used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Browse Lasix side effects from A to Z:
Browse Lasix drug interactions with drugs from A to Z:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
44 y/o female, type 1 diabetes 38 years, 2 heart attacks, 4 stents, congestive heart failure, renal failure. Was put on statin drugs approx. 6 years ago after first MI. Didn't feel good, felt better after I quit taking them. In January, had another MI, with stent intervention. Approximately 8 weeks later, began feeling worse again, went back to doctor. Had another angio, was told my heart was fine. Quit taking statin and pain went away almost immediately. In July, another small MI, with stent intervention and put back on statin. Immediately began having severe neck and back pain with no injury, trouble sleeping, troubling dreams, extreme fatigue. Almost 6 weeks to the day, began having moderate chest pain and returned to ER, had another angio which showed all coronary open and clear, no reason for chest and back pain.
gil on Sep, 6, 2012:
Hello. My wife seems to have the same medical issues you've had. May I know what medicines you are taking now?
Brenda on Oct, 8, 2012:
Hi - currently taking: Lantus and Humalog insulin, Coreg, Hydralazine, Wellbutrin, Celexa, Plavix, Aspirin, Ferrous Sulfate (iron). On occasion I take Lasix for fluid retention and with that I take potassium. I have recently been prescribed Ranexa by my nephrologist, but am not sure I want to take it. Supposedly it is to be taken in conjunction with the hydrazine. Since I quit taking the Statins (cholesterol meds), I feel sooooo much better. Also, I take Norco for overall pain, mostly from neuropathy in my legs.
From this study (4 years ago):
Starting 3rd cycle (6th infusion) after loss of breath determined to be congestive heart failure and medication modified by cardiologist. Second day after spent in bed with apathy and no appetite. This is different from prior infusions.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Is it bad to take levorphanol tartrate if i have liver damage caused by hep c
I am receiving treatment from the V.A. in Los Angeles, Ca..
Last summer the va started to hint at forcing me to be seen by there pain mngt. team. Also I was to start treatment for my hep c, it was just becomming active. I knew that the interferon would be just a little stressful for aprox; one ye ...
- Can i take ibruprofen with parafon
I have back pain ,fever and head ache. I am not getting any releif. Can I take Ibuprofen?
- What has helped anyone with 7/24 migraine?
Since menopause, I have suffered with migraines every single day. Prior to menopause, I never even had a headache. I have allergic reactions to many classifications of drugs, and any med in the calcium channel blocker or beta blocker category creates substantial muscle weakness. I now take Gabapenti ...
More questions for: Lasix, Back pain
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Methadone maintenance and lichen planus
Have been on methadone maint. since 1973 (with two brief periods of non use).
Have suffered from Lichen Planus for the last 5 years with slow but steady progression of symptoms. Do not know when exposed to Hep C (IV drug use since 1968)and have been exposed to biohazardous materials from my career ...
- Treating copd and kidney disease
My biggest problem is trying to keep my blood pressure at 110 to 140 diastolic and controlling constipation.
- Pulmonery hypertension
gives you heart failure, enlarged right side of heart, lungs are not getting enough oxgen, have blood clots, so effects all body organs
More reviews for: Lasix, Back pain
Recent related drug studies:
- A study of drug interactions between Coreg, Aspirin, Hydralazine Hydrochloride, Wellbutrin Sr, Celexa, Lasix, Plavix, Lantus, Humalog, Norco, Lipitor for a patient with Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension, Depression, Congestive Heart Failure, Diabetes Mellitus, Pain Management, Cholesterol Test. The patient has Chest Pain, Neck Pain, Back Pain, Vision Blurred, Sinusitis, Heart Rate Irregular, Restless Leg Syndrome, Muscle Fatigue (Weakness)
- A study of drug interactions between Aspirin, Travatan, Xalatan, Prilosec Otc, Synthroid, Diovan Hct, Carvedilol, Lasix, Tylenol, Zofran, Gemcitabine, Compazine for a patient with Pain Management, Eye Disorder, Borderline Glaucoma, Heart Block Congenital, Thyroid Function Test Abnormal, Blood Pressure Increased, Sodium In Diet, Pain, Nausea Post Chemotherapy, Pancreatic Carcinoma Non-resectable. The patient has Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness (Fatigue), Back Pain - Nonspecific (Back pain), Cardiac Failure Congestive, Appetite Decreased (Appetite - decreased), Post Procedural Nausea
More related studies for: Lasix, Back pain
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.